Trivia & Facts
Full name is Elizabeth Ann Reaser.
Was born on July 2, 1975 in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
Wanted to be an actor since she was a child.
Received a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts in 1999 from Juilliard School of Drama.
Is listed as a vegetarian by PETA.
Once appeared in a play in London for only two audience members.
In preparation for her role on the television drama Saved, she hung out in an emergency room, researching the behavior of medical staff.
In 2007, she was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her role on Grey’s Anatomy. In 2008, she was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for an Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for Grey’s Anatomy.
Was voted Best Actress in a Feature Film at the Newport Beach Film Festival in 2006 for her role in Sweet Land. She also received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for her role.
While filming Sweet Land she got hurt and had to go to the hospital.
Goes by Liz for short.
Is 5′ 3″ (1.59 m).
Favorite candy is Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.
Supports The Make it Right Foundation, Planned Parenthood and Film Aid.